A Study of the Location, Structure, and Functions of the Spleen
The spleen is an important part of the immune system, and is an organ found in almost all vertebrates. This article provides you with information regarding the structure, location, and function of the spleen.
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Functions of the Spleen You Probably Didn't Know
Spleen, a small, purple colored organ placed in the upper left part of the abdomen, has several important functions in human body. Basically, spleen functions as a part of the immune system and as a filter and reservoir of blood....
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Where is Your Spleen Located? It's Time You Finally Know It
Spleen is exactly located at the left side of upper abdomen near to 9th, 10th and 11th rib. Now that you know about the location, read on to get detailed information on the structure and function of spleen.
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Spleen Pain Causes
The spleen is a lymphatic organ that is located in the upper-left part of the abdomen, and is protected by the rib cage. It serves a variety of important functions in the body. This article deals with the various causes that lead...
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Enlarged Spleen and Liver
Hepatosplenomegaly, or enlarged spleen and liver, is a common condition associated with a wide range of diseases and disorders. Discussed in the following article are the causes of this condition and the available treatment options.
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Spleen Problems
Apart from countering the effects of harmful bacteria, and removing waste from the blood, the spleen is also involved in the production of antibodies and red blood cells. This articles focuses on some common spleen problems.
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Spleen Function in Immune System
Proper spleen function in immune system is essential for a healthy body. Know about how spleen works in the body from the article below.
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Spleen Qi Deficiency
Wondered what is spleen Qi deficiency? This article will enlighten you about all that you need to know about this condition.
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Enlarged Spleen in Children
The spleen is an oval-shaped organ that is located between the stomach and the diaphragm, on left side of the human body. This Buzzle write-up provides information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of an enlarged spleen in...
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What causes Spleen Pain after Eating
Spleen is a small organ that is located in the upper left section of the abdomen, behind the stomach and beneath the diaphragm. It performs the vital function of recycling the old red blood cells and storing new blood cells and...
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What does a Ruptured Spleen Feel Like?
A ruptured spleen could be a serious medical condition. The upcoming Buzzle article sheds light on the associated symptoms and treatment options of this condition.
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Diseases of the Spleen
People suffering from various diseases affecting the spleen may frequently suffer from blinding pain in the stomach. To have an effective diagnosis of the spleen disorders, it's necessary that you visit your health provider.
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Normal Size of Spleen
Are you aware of the normal size of your spleen? Read this article to know about the size and other facts related to this important organ.
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Bruised Spleen Symptoms
Bruised spleen symptoms are not very clear, resulting in late diagnosis of the condition. Noticeable ones include abdominal pain, soreness in the abdomen, localized back pain, and low blood pressure amongst others.
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What Causes an Enlarged Spleen
Enlargement of the spleen can be attributed to a wide range of underlying medical conditions, right from chronic infections to life-threatening ailments such as cancer.
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Spleen Disorders
A spleen is a spongy purplish gray organ of a vertebrate, responsible for filtration of blood. This gland can be affected due to a number of disorders which inhibit the normal functioning of this important organ.
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Side Effects of Spleen Removal
After a spleen removal surgery, patients have to make a lot of adjustments to cope up with its side effects. Read this article to know about the complications associated with the removal of a spleen.
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Swollen Spleen
Basically, a swollen spleen is not a disease but an indication of an underlying health problem. Read this article to know more about its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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Spleen Pain Symptoms
What causes spleen pain? Can spleen pain symptoms be indicative of an underlying systemic infection? This Buzzle post has all the answers and more.
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Ruptured Spleen Symptoms
Ruptured spleen is an emergency medical condition. Knowing about its identifying symptoms can help in diagnosing and treating the condition.
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Enlarged Spleen Treatment
Whatever be the cause of spleen enlargement, in this article we will deal with the treatment of an enlarged spleen. The treatment generally consists of treating the underlying disorder.
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Enlarged Spleen Symptoms
Spleen is a vital organ of the body, and has many important functions. A well-functioning spleen is a necessity of a healthy and disease-resistant body.
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